Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: NEBZA | 2011/02/23

Q.

RUNNING TUMMY

HI,MY SON IS 2YRS OLD HAS A RUNNING TUMMY,WENT TO THE PHARMACY ON WEEKEND THEY GAVE ME THIS(PECTIN K SUSPENSION) THEY SAY IS FOR RELIEF OF NON-INFECTIVE DIARRHOEA IT LOOKS LIKE IS NOT WORKING THAT WAS 5 DAYS AGO PLS HELP.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Do not give your little son any fruit or any fruit juice and stop milk for 24 hours. GIve him frequent drinks of Rehidrat solution which you must make up according to the instructions. If he is not better by Friday morning he should be seen by a doctor.

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